1. when someone is telling me all about their summer vacation

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  2. when the university raises tuition again

     
     

  3. when my advisor asks why i didn’t get anything done over the summer

     
     

  4. when i manage to say something smart in seminar

     
     

  5. when i’m too hungry to continue writing but too poor to actually have any food

     
     

  6. when i feel discouraged

     
     

  7. when our funding gets cut off in the middle of our project

     
     

  8. when i hear there’s not going to be any free food or drink at the talk

     
     

  9. when i ask my advisor what she thought of my chapter

     
     

  10. people who type with ONE FINGER

    phdstudents:

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  11. when someone asks what i’m doing after grad school

     
     

  12. tenured professors

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  13. when i’m asked to describe my thesis

     
     

  14. when the undergrads have come back

     
     

  15. when i can’t respond to a question from my advisor

    me:

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    my advisor:

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